Brad’s Laws for Good Hotel IT Products

I’m going to start with a caveat: An old, jaded and cynical hospitality software developer wrote this post. I think in terms of return on investment. If you think that…

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Top 3 [+1] Favorite Guest Technologies From HITEC 2012

Finally, a moment to recharge – for both my smart phone and myself. HITEC 2012 is my first experience with Hospitality Finance and Technology Professionals (HFTP). I am quite impressed…

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[Part 1] HITEC 2012 Preview

This is a two-part series previewing HITEC 2012, held June 25-28 in Baltimore, Md. In case you weren’t aware, HITEC 2012 is knocking on our door. So things are in…

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11 Ways Mobile Technology Could Change Hotel Experience

This is an excerpt from an original article featured in the January issue of the Hotel Business Review. Reprinted from the Hotel Business Review with permission from www.hotelexecutive.com. In such…

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What Technologies Hotel Guests Want and Don’t Want

A Survey of Hotel Guests Shows What Technology Features are Important to Them When They Travel The integration of technology into our everyday routine is seamless — used in communication,…

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Future Hospitality Technology – ASIMO’s Competition

During my GUESTROOM 20X presentations and demonstrations on potential future hospitality technologies, I often talk about ASIMO — Honda’s robot that can run, walk up and down stairs, make eye…

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FACT: Hotel Key Cards Don’t Carry Personal Information

Persistent Internet rumors that magnetic swipe cards carry personal information is one privacy concern that needs to be discarded As consumers interact and transact more frequently online, divulging personal and…

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